Retina Update: Looking Forward: the Next Decade in Retina
Featuring the 10th Annual J. Arch McNamara Memorial Lecture
Saturday, December 5, 2020 / 8:00 a.m. - 11:oo a.m. ET
LIVE STREAM ONLY
M. Ali Khan, MD and Allen Chiang, MD
The year 2020 ushered in a new decade, one of promise and one of new challenges. With novel technologies, therapeutics, and Phase III clinical trial results on the horizon, ophthalmologists need to understand how to incorporate these advances into clinical care. We will discuss the latest advances in the management of inherited and acquired retinal diseases and evidence for emerging new technologies, including gene therapy, artificial intelligence, telemedicine, and robotic surgery. Moreover, the webinar will highlight special challenges affecting the ophthalmology and retina community, including responses to the COVID-19 pandemic.
At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss important new advances in the etiologies, diagnosis, and treatment/prevention of eye diseases.
- Identify basic and clinical vision research that can be transformed into improved clinical care.
- Assess the role of new technologies in the evaluation and treatment of eye diseases.
- Describe factors that impact the effective delivery of the highest quality eye care for the public.
- Identify clinical, scientific, and ethical issues confronting the profession.
- Obtain information and tools through multiple facets to help ophthalmologists deliver high and efficient quality of care.
Wills Eye Faculty
M. Ali Khan, MD
Allen Chiang, MD
Wills Eye Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education to its physicians. Wills Eye Hospital designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Claiming CME Credit
After the conclusion of the activity, attendees will receive an email with a link to a brief request for credit survey. Learners will have up to six weeks to claim CME credit. If you have any questions, please contact the Wills Eye Hospital Department of CME at 215.440.3168 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.